PERSECUTED ARMENIA – by Nishan Der-Hagopian [Century, 1918]

2018-01-31T17:26:48-08:00 January 31st, 2018|Categories: HISTORY|Tags: , , |

When a man has been slaugh­tering human beings for many months, and his eyes have grown accustomed to the sight of blood, his ears used to the scream of shell and shrapnel, and his soul calloused to all save his sense of duty, he moves au­tomatically, and it is only when there comes a lull, and the black-winged hor­rors lift for a little, that with clear vision and delicate ear he sees and hears the world around him.